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Bologna Welcome Card Art Week

Art Week Card is the tourist card that helps you live the best of Art Week and helps you discover the city easily and save effectively. Buy it on-line or at tourist info points and start your experience. ART WEEK CARD INCLUDES: -          Daily ticket to Arte Fiera exhibition (Feb 1-4) -          Free admission to the temporary and permanent exhibitions of MAMbo and Morandi Museum (Feb 1-3) -          Free admission to the temporary and permanent exhibitions of the other museums of Istituzione Bologna Musei * (Feb 1-3) -          Discounts on entry to Art City Bologna events         -          Entry ticket to Museo della Storia di Bologna in Palazzo Pepoli, Collezione Tagliavini in San Colombano and the Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita -          Entry ticket to the Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna -          Discover Bologna, the guided walking tour of the city centre departing every day from Bologna Welcome -          Access to the Asinelli Tower -          Exclusive visit to Casa Dalla (on Saturday, Jan 26th or Feb 2nd for Art Week Card holders only – booking required) -          Art White Night Express, the mini-train connecting expositive points in the City centre on Saturday 2nd of February; * Hokusai Hiroshige. Oltre l'onda (Museo Archeologico) is not free but reduced (Feb 1-4) What are the advantages? The more you experience, the more you save! Save up to €90 with Art Week Card How does Art Week Card work? Check the days and opening times, get there slightly early and show your Card to the staff. Please note: for guided tours of Casa Dalla booking is required. You will receive the booking instructions after the purchase. Check the opening times of the museums included Check the starting times of the Discover Bologna guided tours Check the opening times of the Torre Asinelli Find out the list of all the benefits and discounts reserved to Art Week Card holders: current offers and affiliated dealers

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SEE YOU AT LUCIO’S! - GUIDED TOUR OF CASA DALLA

You will see the House in Via d’Azeglio where the artist lived and worked and discover interesting anecdotes and curiosities: his close relationship with the city, his friends and illustrious guests and how his songs were written and arranged. You will find out about Lucio the actor and director as well as about his passion for painting, sculpture, cinema, theatre, photography and poetry. An experience that will get you even closer to his world thanks to sounds, images and colours.  RATE €15 p/person €12 p/person: Bologna Welcome Card EASY and PLUS owners, for information please refer to the voucher that you will receive at the moment of purchase of the Card €15 p/person: children from 6 to under 12 years old, over 65 FREE: for children under 6 Guided tour in ITALIAN ONLY For people with disabilities the reservation must be made by writing to incoming@bolognawelcome.it   WHEN: 1st semester 2020 The tours at Casa Dalla will be held every on Friday afternoon and a Saturday of month LENGTH: 60 minutes LANGUAGE: Italian  MEETING: Piazza dei Celestini, Bologna (15 minutes before the start of the tour) INCLUDED: Guided tour of Lucio Dalla’s Home with specialised guide (in Italian only) CANCELLATION POLICY: Tickets will not be refunded in case of cancellation.  NOTES: - It is strictly prohibited to take photos during the tour - Animals not allowed in the House - No cloakroom service  

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Los Secretos de Bolonia: visita guiada en español

Descubre Bolonia gracias a un tour guiado a pie del casco antiguo.  Esta visita de 2 horas en compañía de un guía especializado y en español, te llevará a conocer los secretos de la ciudad, su centro medieval, sus pórticos y torres. Entra en la imponente iglesia de San Petronio, admira el palacio de la universidad más antigua del mundo y vive la atmósfera de la plaza Santo Stefano. LO MÁS DESTACADO Tour a pie de la ciudad en español Entra en la iglesia de San Petronio y en el Palacio Archiginnasio Aprende todo sobre la historia de Bolonia VALIDEZ: Los sábados del 8 de Junio al 28 de diciembre del 2019 HORARIO: A las 15:30 h DURACIÓN: 2 horas  IDIOMA: Español  PUNTO DE ENCUENTRO: Bologna Welcome Oficina de turismo Piazza Maggiore 1/e  EL PRECIO INCLUYE: Guía turístico habilitado y en español Auriculares (sólo grupos a partir de 7 personas)  PRECIO: € 15,00 Gratis para menores de 12 años  RECORRIDO: Piazza Maggiore, Basilica di San Petronio (interior), Archiginnasio (patio), Piazza della Mercanzia ,Piazza Santo Stefano, Corte Isolani, Due Torri (exterior),Quadrilatero POLÍTICA DE CANCELACIÓN: Si cancelas 24 horas antes de la salida del tour, no se aplica ninguna penalización y te devolveremos el total abonado. Si cancelas con menos de 24 horas, no recibirás ningún reembolso.

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FOOD AND FERRARI TOUR

Live the Ferrari legend and discover three amazing Italian foods: Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese, Balsamic Vinegar and Prosciutto all in one day! Visit small family business, learn how fabulous local foods are made and enjoy delicious tastings. Visit the worldwide famous Ferrari Museum in Maranello and maybe test drive* your favourite Ferrari car! At the end of the tour, enjoy a delicious 6-course Italian lunch at a typical restaurant with homemade pasta and a selection of local wines! (*optional, at extra cost) )    HIGHLIGHTS Transfer with a private minivan  Visit the local producers and taste their specialties  VIP entrance to the Ferrari Museum in Maranello  6-course gourmet lunch included WHEN: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday  All year round, except: January 1st and 6th April 22 th August 12th 14th 16th and 17th December 25th   LENGTH:  Full day (7:40am – 5:30pm)   LANGUAGES: English   INCLUDED: Pick up / drop off at fixed stops* Private minivan with professional driver Licensed tour guide Visit to a Parmesan cheese maker, with tasting  Visit to a prosciutto maker, with tasting  Visit to a producer of traditional balsamic vinegar, with tasting  Visit to the Ferrari Museum in Maranello (ticket and reservation included, skip the line)  6-Course gourmet lunch in a family-run restaurant with a selection of local wines     *PICK UP LIST:  You will be required to select one pick-up/drop off station at the following list reservation time. If you haven't booked your accommodation yet you can inform us later.  7:40am Aemilia Hotel; 7:50am Apple Store Bologna; 7:55am Piazza Roosevelt Bologna(at the new stand at the end of via IV Novmbre); 8:00am Grand Hotel Majetsic Già Baglioni; 8:05am I Portici Hotel; 8:15am Starhotels Excelsior Bologna; 8:25am Suite Hotel Elite.    RATE p/person: 2019 € 153.00 adults € 90.00 child from age 4 to 12  Free of charge children 0 – 3 years old    CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellation rules will be communicated upon reservation.

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THE LAND OF MOTORS: FERRARI, PAGANI AND LAMBORGHINI

This once‐in‐a‐lifetime opportunity takes you to the sacred ground of motor sports. You’ll learn about the manufacturers, see the car museums, and visit the world’s most valuable vintage car collections. Visit the Ferrari Museum in Maranello, the Lamborghini museum and discover the Pagani factory and historical collections.    HIGHLIGHTS Transfer with a professionally chauffeured minivan (Pick up/drop off at the hotel)  Explore the sacred land of motors Visit the Ferrari Museum in Maranello, Lamborghini museum and Pagani factory floors and historical collections  Admire the world's most valuable collections of vintage cars  Lunch included WHEN: Every Friday LENGTH: 9 hours (8.30am – 5.30pm) LANGUAGES: English INCLUDED: Private minivan with professional driver Pick up and drop off at/to hotel Visit to the Pagani Museum and Factory Visit to the Lamborghini Museum Visit to the Ferrari Museum in Maranello  Tickets and reservations for all the museums and factory included in the tour Light lunch in a restaurant with drinks included Skilled guide (with a group of minimum 20 people) RATE: € 248.00 per person € 124.00 for kids aged between 6-14 years-old Children under 6 years old not admitted CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellation rules will be communicated upon reservation.

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DISCOVER TEATRO COMUNALE: GUIDED TOUR AND CONCERT

Enjoy a fascinating experience at Teatro Comunale di Bologna (Bologna Municipal Theatre), between history and music. Discover the theatre on a tour with an expert guide and attend an exclusive concert. Every Sunday, a guided tour will enable you to discover the history of the magnificent 18th-century building and its secret parts. An extraordinary journey dedicated to music lovers that will end in the enchanting Foyer Respighi, a true music salon where you will enjoy a delightful live performance. HIGHLIGHTS  Enter one of the most beautiful theatres in Italy Discover its history and secrets with an expert guide Attend a classical music concert in the enchanting Foyer Respighi (download the concerts programme) RATE Full price: € 15.00 p/person PLEASE NOTE: We kindly ask you to print one voucher for each participant (2 spectators = 2 vouchers, DO NOT print it double-sided). Every spectator must have his/her own ticket.   WHEN: Every Sunday from November 11th 2018 to May 19th 2019 TIMETABLE: Guided visit 10am Concert 11am  LENGTH: 45’(visit) 75’(concert) LANGUAGES: Italian/English MEETING POINT: Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Largo Respighi, 1, 40126 Bologna BO INCLUDED: Entry to the Teatro Comunale Guided visit in ITALIAN ONLY with a theatre employment Concert in Foyer (download the concerts programme) RATE: Full price: € 15.00 p/person CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour. PLEASE NOTE: We kindly ask you to print one voucher for each participant (2 spectators = 2 vouchers, DO NOT print it double-sided). Every spectator must have his/her own ticket.

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TOUR OF TEATRO COMUNALE DI BOLOGNA

Discover the prestigious Teatro Comunale di Bologna on a one-hour guided tour of one of the most enchanting places of the “UNESCO Creative City of Music”. A local guide will illustrate the history of the theatre which is inextricably intertwined with that of the city. You will visit one of the oldest theatres in Italy with enchanting rooms where you can soak in the magic of the performing world such as foyer Rossini, the area below the stalls, Sala Bibiena, renowned for its perfect acoustics, and the stage, the secret place of every theatrical performance.   HIGHLIGHTS  Visit the legendary Teatro Comunale di Bologna Explore the unique environment backstage of one of the oldest theatres in Italy Discover the history of the theatre intertwined with that of the city WHEN, TIMETABLE AND LANGUAGES: Until 31st December 201919 Thursday – 12.15pm, visit in Italian Friday – 12.15pm, visit in Italian Saturday – 11.15am – 12:30pm, visit in Italian and English LENGTH: 1h MEETING POINT: Teatro Comunale di Bologna - Largo Respighi, 1 - 40126 Bologna  INCLUDED: Italian/English speaking guide and entrance to the Teatro RATE: € 8.00 p/person CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.

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Bologna Taste

So – you’ve heard about the great culinary tradition of Bologna, have you? Are you ready to immerse yourself in the traditional taste delights of the city? If so, then this enjoyable tour is for you: alongside a professional tour guide, you'll explore the historical shops on the lookout for rich dried and cold meats to taste andregional wines, chocolate or gelato and that rich Italian expresso coffee. HIGHLIGHTS Wine and Food walking tour with a local guide Plunge into the ancient medieval market atmosphere Get a taste of several food and wine specialties RATE € 25.00 per person 10% off for Bologna Welcome Card holders WHEN: Friday and Saturday TIMES: First tour 10:15am Second tour 5pm MEETING POINT: Bologna Welcome Tourist information and incoming services point Piazza Maggiore 1/e - 40124 LENGTH: 2 hours LANGUAGES: Italian/English INCLUDED: Wine and food tour in the city centre with a skilled Italian/English speaking tourist guide Tasting of the following Eno-gastronomic specialities: chocolate made by ancient factory, rich dried and cold meats and regional wine CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 1 hour in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.

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FICO TOUR

Discover FICO Eataly World in Bologna with a guided tour lasting 1 hour and a half taking you through the world’s biggest food park. You can enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience every day by touring FICO Eataly World in the company of an expert guide who will lead the way on a walk to explore all the corners of the park. You will wander around markets, restaurants and shops selling the unique products of Italian cuisine. You will visit the stalls and fields and learn how some of Italy’s excellent food and wine specialities are made by admiring artisans at work. HIGHLIGHTS Find out how the finest Italian food and wine specialities are made Visit the stables with the farm animals and the fields with over 2000 tree and plant species Explore the largest farm and food park in the world WHEN: Every day   TIMETABLE: First slot: 11 am Second slot: 3 pm Third slot: 5 pm (Saturday and Sunday only)  LENGTH: 1 hour and 30 minutes LANGUAGE: Italian and English MEETING POINT: Fico Eataly World Reception Point (via Paolo Canali 8, Bologna) INCLUDED: - Italian/-English-speaking certified guide - Audio guides for all participants RATE: Full-price ticket: €15 per person 7-12 years: €10.50 per person 0-6 years: free CANCELLATION POLICY: Free cancellation up to 48 hours before departure time

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FICO BY NIGHT

Regalati un mini-tour guidato nel FICO Eataly World, della durata di 30 minuti e il sensazionale Festival delle Lanterne Cinesi. Un’unione tra Italia e Cina che vedrà come protagoniste queste opere maestose realizzate a mano dagli artigiani giunti direttamente dalla Cina. HIGHLIGHTS Tour a piedi all’interno di Fico Eatalyworld Scopri il Festival delle Lanterne, il più grande evento sulla cultura cinese mai realizzato VALIDITÁ: Tutti i giorni dal 27 luglio al 30 settembre 2019 ORARI: Mini tour disponibili alle ore 18 e alle ore 19 L’ingresso al festival delle lanterne è dalle 19 alle 24 DURATA: Mini tour 30 minuti Festival delle Lanterne circa 1 ora LINGUA: Italiano e inglese RITROVO: Punto Accoglienza Fico Eatalyworld (via Paolo Canali 8, Bologna) LA QUOTA INCLUDE: Guida certificata parlante italiano/inglese Audioguide per tutti i partecipanti Ingresso al festival delle Lanterne QUOTA p/persona a partire da:   INTERO € 16 RIDOTTO 4-10 anni €12 GRATUIT 0-4 anni MODALITÀ DI CANCELLAZIONE: Cancellazione gratuita entro 48 ore prima della partenza del tour, oltre penale del 100% Le cancellazioni sono da comunicare per email ad incoming@bolognawelcome.it

Discover the flavours of Emilia

A journey of discovery of Emilia Romagna through its famous flavours: balsamic vinegar, Modena ham, Parmigiano Reggiano (parmesan cheese), wines of the Bolognese hills.  This special tour will take you to local farms, factories and vineyards, where you’ll hear the stories of the regional culinary tradition, rife with loving passion for quality and excellence. And, of course, you will taste the fruits of that tradition!   HIGHLIGHTS Transfer by car  Visit the local producers and taste their specilties Lunch included   WHEN: Available all year except December 23, 24, 25, 26 and January 1st  From Monday to Saturday   LENGTH: 10h30min   LANGUAGES: English (Italian upon request)   TIMETABLE: 7:00 AM from your accomodation in the city center or in front of the Burger King of Bologna Centrale train station (Piazza Medaglie d'Oro, 6) in a confortable air conditioned minivan. Visit of a Parmigiano Reggiano cheese factory + Breakfast of Champions with coffee and Parmigiano Cheese Tastings. Visit of an Aceto Balsamico di Modena D.O.P producer + tasting of 12 years old balsamic vinegar and 25 years old balsamic vinegar. Visit of a Prosciutto di Modena D.O.P. factory + tasting of prosciutto with wine. Italian family style multi course lunch with wine pairing and a LOT OF FUN!!! 5:30 PM estimated time of arrival in Bologna   INCLUDED: Transfer in comfortable minivan with English-speaking driver Guided tour of the farms which produce ham, Parmigiano cheese, balsamic vinegar and wine and food tasting Kit visitors and breakfast inside the Parmigiano Reggiano factory  Multi-course lunch with drinks   RATE: € 150.00 per person   CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 2 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.   INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS: BOLOGNA WELCOME   Piazza Maggiore 1/e - 40124 tel: +39 051 6583111 email: booking@bolognawelcome.it     ITALIAN DAYS   tel: +39 366 1838989 email: info@italiandays.it

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BOLOGNA CUISINE COOKING LESSONS WITH THE CESARINE

Improve your culinary skills with an engaging cooking lesson with the Cesarine, guardians of the Bologna culinary heritage. A journey through flavour to discover all the secrets of the local cuisine, enjoying the great traditional dishes you will be making with your own hands. Immerse yourself in a welcoming homely atmosphere and sip some excellent wine paired off with three authentic Bologna recipes. Bring the official “Le Cesarine” apron and shopping bag home with you as a keepsake.   HIGHLIGHTS Meet one of the Cesarine, guardians of Italian flavour Take part in a private cooking class at home with a Cesarina and learn how to prepare the most delicious local recipes Enjoy your creations with a glass of white or red wine among the best in the Region RATE € 145.00 per person* children 0-3 y.o.: free children 4-8 y.o.: 50% discount *2 people min.   WHEN: Every day   TIMETABLE: Morning cooking class: 10:00 am - Afternoon cooking class 5:00 pm   LENGTH: 3 hours    LANGUAGE: Italian/English   MEETING POINT: The complete address will be provided after booking   INCLUDED: Local tax Cooking class Tasting of the 3 recipes prepared during the class Drinks (water and a glass of wine) Apron and shopping bag   NOT INCLUDED: Transfer available upon request at an extra cost   CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 7 days before scheduled experience, there is no cancellation fee.  If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.   INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS: In order to provide a truly memorable experience, you will be asked the following after booking: - if you prefer the morning of afternoon class - if you have any food allergies or intolerances If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.  

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AT HOME WITH THE CESARINE: DINNER AND SHOW COOKING IN BOLOGNA

Immerse yourself in a private dining experience at a Cesarina's home, attend an exclusive show cooking and taste an authentic 4-course menu with beverages included. Enjoy a delicious three-hour experience with the Cesarine, global ambassadors of the Bologna culinary tradition. An exclusive show-cooking experience to discover the secrets of the most famous local dishes after which you will savour a menu paired with a selection of local wines to experience the warm Emilian hospitality to the fullest. Bring the official “Le Cesarine” apron and shopping bag home with you as a keepsake.   HIGHLIGHTS Meet one of the Cesarine, ambassadors of the Italian culinary tradition Attend a private show cooking at home with a Cesarina before lunch or dinner Enjoy an authentic 4-course Bologna menu paired off with the best wines Emilia Romagna has to offer RATE € 85.00 per person children 0-3 y.o.: free children 4-8 y.o.: 50% discount *2 people min.   WHEN: Every day   TIMETABLE: Lunch: 12 am - Dinner: 7 pm   LENGTH: 3 hours    LANGUAGE: Italian/English   MEETING POINT: The complete address will be provided after booking   INCLUDED: Local tax Show cooking 4-course lunch or dinner Drinks (water, wine and coffee) Apron and shopping bag   NOT INCLUDED: Transfer available upon request at an extra cost    CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 7 days before scheduled experience, there is no cancellation fee.  If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.   INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS: In order to provide a truly memorable experience, you will be asked the following after booking: - if you prefer lunch or dinner - if you have any food allergies or intolerances If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.  

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AT CESARINA'S HOME: COOKING CLASS, TOUR AND DINNER IN BOLOGNA

Explore all the secrets of Bolognese recipes in tre simple steps: a visit, a cooking class and a menu at Cesarina's home, ambassadors of local culinary tradition in the world. HIGHLIGHTS Visit the vibrant local markets or the traditional Bologna’s food shops: learn how to recognize the best ingredients for the perfect Italian meal (1 hour)  Attend a private cooking class in the morning or in the afternoon: learn the tricks of the trade of the most famous recipes of the local culinary tradition, test your cooking skills with 3 recipes and have fun by learning how to reproduce the Italian specialties at home (3 hours) Discover authentic Bologna 4-course menu including starter, pasta, main course with side dish and dessert with drinks included (2 hours). Enjoy a selection of red and white wines from Emilia Romagna cellars: our Cesarine offer only wines of the territory Sip a real Italian Espresso like Italians do - Take the official Cesarine apron and shopping bag back home WHEN: Everyday   TIMETABLE: Market + Morning cooking class: 9 am Market + afternoon cooking class: 4 pm   LENGTH: 6 hours   LANGUAGE: English MEETING POINT: The full address of the Cesarina will be disclosed after the reservation   INCLUDED: Local taxes Market visit Private cooking class Private 3-course dinner or 3-course lunch Beverages (water, wines and coffee) Apron and shopping bag  NOT INCLUDED: Hotel pickup and transfer with driver are available upon request at an extra charge   RATE: € 215.00 per person - children 0-3 free - children 4-8 years old 50% discount CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.   INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS: In order to ensure a memorable experience, after the reservation you will be asked if: - you prefer a market visit + cooking class in the morning or a market visit + cooking class in the afternoon - you have any food allergies or intolerances

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